What are the main aspects of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) that a public administration should be aware of?

Public administrations have to respect the key principles of EU data protection law, including informing individuals.

How should requests from individuals be dealt with?

Individuals have rights under EU data protection law, including the right to access data, public administrations have to deal with these requests.

What if a public administration fails to comply with the data protection rules?

Sanctions if a public administration doesn’t respect EU data protection law may include suspension of activity, warnings or fines.